News About: Lisa Cropp
As expected jockey Lisa Cropp has avoided further penalty after returning a positive result to a banned drug on Oaks Day in November.
Cropp was pulled out of riding obligations last Wednesday and barred from all other rides up until yesterday’s hearing.
She was found guilty of testing positive to zopiclone, a common treatment for …
Lisa Cropp will know today what penalty, if any, she receives as a result of testing positive to a banned substance last week.
The drug zopiclone was found in her system, a medication commonly used for people suffering from insomnia.
Cropp’s reason for having the drug was just that and she is able to present …
A forgetful Lisa Cropp has paid dearly for a mistake of failing to inform stewards of the prescription medicine she was taking.
Cropp tasted positive to a random swab on Oaks day during the Melbourne Cup Carnival with those results coming back to bite her this week.
Not only was she rubbed out of her …
Mike Moroney and Lisa Cropp will go into today’s Melbourne Cup with their spirits up.
The Kiwi trainer and jockey combination, with Glass Harmonium in the Cup, had a success taster when African Pulse topple the in-form Karuta Queen to win the Schweppes Tonic 1000m at Flemington just two hours away from the Cup.
Trainer Michael Moroney is asking people not to discount Glass Harmonium for tomorrow’s Melbourne Cup, despite him being untested over more than 2,400 metres.
Glass Harmonium won the 2,000 metre Mackinnon Stakes last Saturday and the 3,200 metres of the Cup will be a big jump up for the five-year-old.
With the exception of a …
Chris Munce has taken out his fifth Brisbane Cup with a dominant staying performance aboard the Gai Waterhouse trained Tullamore.
Tullamore was sent out a $10.00 second favourite behind Glass Harmonium, who was even money, and the two engaged in a two horse war down the Eagle Farm straight.
Melbourne jockey Dean Holland has received horrible news after a fall at Sandown’s Betfair Park on Wednesday.
Holland fell from his ride Count La Za, trained by David Hayes, as he came into the home turn and was rushed to Epworth Hospital by ambulance officers.
Scans have later revealed he has suffered back fractures to …
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